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Don’t pay for shipping! We know it seems like the $8 and $10 added to your cart are inevitable. But they’re absolutely not. If you shop smart and think ahead you can save a bundle. Here’s how …
Search for Deals
Some websites will offer certain deals during the week so customers can save money. Shein, the fast fashion clothing brand, typically offers free shipping on Sundays. They also offer free shipping on orders over a certain amount, currently it’s orders over $29 with the code MAYSHIP29. This, along with the numerous coupons that they offer, will really help you save money when you’re buying cute clothes for summer!
Try Curbside Pickup
Curbside pickup is the best thing to come out of the pandemic. It allows customers to shop for their favorite items without dealing with the risks of shopping in store. It also is a big help if you’re trying to save. Instead of having our groceries delivered with big fees, everything is neatly placed in the back of our trunks free of charge.
RetailMeNot is an amazing company that allows customers to find the best deals and coupons for their favorite stores and products. They offer coupons, free shipping deals, and cash back for all your shopping needs. Their website is very easy to use. All you have to do is start looking up your favorite stores to see what they have to offer you. You can even get coupons for travel and hotels. Who doesn’t love that? Deals change daily so there is always something new to find.
ShopRunner also offers deals for their customers. All you have to do is sign up for s subscription with them (you can test it out with their 3-month free trial) and they will offer you free two-day shipping when you shop at their list of popular stores. All you have to do is look for the little ShopRunner logo on certain items and click buy. If you end up not liking your purchase then you can return it for no extra charge.
Look at your Credit Card
Some credit cards offer a special surprise to members – and it’s free shipping! Does your credit card offer you this bonus. Cards like American Express and World Mastercard/World Elite Mastercard offer their members free access to ShopRunner accounts. This allows members to skip the typically $79 subscription fee and keep on shopping.
If you don’t have a credit card that offers this perk you can always sign up for a store card. Target offers shoppers a Target Red Card which allows them to get five percent off and free two day shipping on their online orders. And for those who want to satisfy their shopping addiction, Bloomingdale’s offers a similar deal with their store card. The Bloomingdales’ credit card will offer free shipping for online orders with no minimum balance required.
Whether it’s new clothes or just some basic household essentials, shipping fees no longer have to get in the way of your online shopping. Just follow these tips and you’ll be saving money in no time.